Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Changes must be made to boardrooms to avoid future market failures

By Chris Shores

April 5, 2010

Filed under Business

In order to avoid a stock market collapse similar to the one in 2008, regulation and change must be applied to companies’ board of directors, said John Gillespie to a full audience in an Isenberg classroom yesterday. Gillespie...

Save this, Spend that

By Staff

March 9, 2010

Filed under Archives, Business

By: Naychelle Lucas Special to the Collegian Laundry for the month: $20. Ink for your printer: $60.99. Gas to get home for the weekend: $30. The single teardrop that glides down your cheek when you go to the ATM: priceless. SOAPnet’s...

Get the memo: New forms of note taking offer better versatility

By Collegian News Staff

March 7, 2010

Filed under Business

In today’s world, consumers are focused on the latest and greatest technologies, and technology-makers are eagerly attempting to capitalize on that market by devising strategies to implement it in classrooms on college campuses...

How new credit card rules will impact students

By Matt Bouteillier

March 1, 2010

Filed under Business

A series of new restrictions for credit card companies, which went info effect last week after being passed Congress a year ago, will impact anyone who has a credit card, but it will especially affect college students. Credit...

UMass grads fight financial crime

By Matt Bouteillier

February 21, 2010

Filed under Business

During a time when many businesses are downsizing and cutting back just to stay afloat, Dexrex LLC – founded and run by former University of Massachusetts students – is expanding, soon moving from college-town Amherst to the...